Owner Bio

Cara Hazelton

Owner - Head Teacher

Cara HazeltonCara Hazelton, is known for her incredible energy, expertise, and passion for helping her students achieve their goals.


Originally a Peak PilateSystem® Comprehensively Certified Pilates teacher, Cara now trains with first and second generation Pilates teachers.  Learning from Jay Grimes, who trained with Joe and Clara Pilates, has been a great gift and experience in the deep roots of Pilates.  Cara also regularly takes workshops in New York City with second-generation teachers including Brooke Siler and Kathi Ross-Nash, and Peter Fiasca.  She also takes regular lessons with many of the best teachers in the world.  Cara’s continuing education in Authentic Pilates is unparalleled in Canada.

Cara is also furthering her education with a second degree that complements her Pilates training: a nearly complete Kinesiology Degree from the University of New Brunswick. A straight A student, Cara's dedication to understanding anatomy, physiology, bio-mechanics and proper movement is clear, and it shows in her ability to address the individual needs of each client's body with her teaching.


Cara’s love for business started during her first degree, a Bachelor of Business Administration (Marketing/Management) from Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax.  Shortly after graduation she appeared in the Wall Street Journal for her business acumen in 2001 (When she was only 22). Receiving three awards and countless nominations Cara is an exceptional entrepreneur.   Most recently she was nominated for Women Entrepreneur of the Year 2013 by the CBDC’s of New Brunswick and Youth Entrepreneur of the Year 2013 for the Business Excellence Awards hosted by the Fredericton Chamber of Commerce. 

Precision Pilates, Cara’s home studio is a busy spot with more than 30 classes and 20 private lessons per week on the schedule. She has 3 teachers, two movement modalities, and apprentices.  Cara loves running the business and watching it grow.

A mom to two young children, Cara stays busy in her spare time by volunteering in the community, running, cross-country skiing, travelling, knitting, reading and enjoying family time.


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